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Academic Careers for Experimental Computer Scientists and Engineers

The information age has grown out of the work of experimental computer science, which is dedicated to the development of new hardware, software, graphics, interfaces, and other computer system technologies. While it is important to society in this larger sense, ...

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Wind and the Built Environment:U.S. Needs in Wind Engineering and Hazard Mitigation

This book assesses wind engineering research studies in the past two decades to identify an interdisciplinary research agenda and delineate an action plan for evaluation of critical wind engineering efforts.
It promotes the interdisciplinary approach to achieve collaborative research, assesses the ...

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Science and Engineering Programs:On Target for Women?

Based primarily on a conference, this book examines the need for interventions to increase the number of U.S. students, both males and females, pursuing careers in the sciences and engineering and describes interventions supported by the private and public sectors ...

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Engineering as a Social Enterprise

How is society influenced by engineering and technology? How in turn does society shape engineering and technology? This book from the National Academy of Engineering explores ways in which technology and society form inseparable elements in a complex sociotechnical system.
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U.S. Nuclear Engineering Education:Status and Prospects

Given current downward trends in graduate and undergraduate enrollment in the nuclear engineering curriculum, there is a fundamental concern that there will not be enough nuclear engineering graduates available to meet future needs. This book characterizes the status of nuclear ...

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Engineering Undergraduate Education

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Support Organizations for the Engineering Community

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The New Engineering Research Centers:Purposes, Goals, and Expectations

Within the past decade, six Engineering Research Centers opened on university campuses across the United States. This book reviews the lessons learned as the centers got under way, and examines the interrelationship among universities, government, industry, and the research establishment. ...

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Engineering Education and Practice in the United States:Foundations of Our Techno-Economic Future

Both sides of the engineering equation--education and utilization--are studied in this unique volume. A brief discussion of the development of engineering in the United States is followed by an examination of the status of engineering today. A specially developed flow ...

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Continuing Education of Engineers

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